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disabled student

Sydney Smee

disabled student

faculty handbook and legal guide

by Sydney Smee

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by McMaster Students Union in Hamilton, Ont .
Written in English

  • People with disabilities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Canada.,
  • People with disabilities -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Ontario.,
  • People with disabilities -- Services for -- Ontario.,
  • Physically handicapped -- Education (Higher) -- Ontario.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementresearched, written and compiled by Sydney Smee, Gerald Stephenson, Sandra Voisin.
    ContributionsStephenson, Gerald., Voisin, Sandra., McMaster University Students Union.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 71 p. ;
    Number of Pages71
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18443771M

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